bòrd

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See also: bord and borð

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [b̊ɔːɹd̪̊], /pɔːɾʃt̪/

Noun[edit]

bòrd m (genitive and plural bùird)

  1. table (furniture)
  2. plank, board
  3. board (of directors, etc.)
  4. (nautical) deck (of a ship)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

bòrd (past bhòrd, future bòrdaidh, verbal noun bòrdadh, past participle bòrdte)

  1. (nautical) tack
  2. board (a ship, etc.)
    Bhòrd iad an long. ― They boarded the ship.